So, right now, we are in the middle of exam period, therefore, of course, I have found every way possible to procrastinate. I have just finished reading Che Guevara’s diaries on a trip he took on a motorbike across South America with his friend Alberto Granado, called The Motorcycle Diaries (more on that later) but, more importantly for…… Continue reading 13 reasons why you need to watch 13 Reasons Why
Last week, my still-recovering torn ligament screamed at me as soon as I stepped onto the treadmill. Having gone to the gym with the full intention of running at least 5K to kick start my half marathon training, the fact that after three minutes my lungs felt like they hated being in my body and…… Continue reading One step at a time.
Okay so this is super scientifically incorrect, but, over the past three months, I don’t think I’ve worked my lower body as much as I have trying to keep my bladder from leaking everywhere. This is partly due to me trying to be better at drinking a decent amount of water every day, and also…… Continue reading Drinking water works ya booty.
Think about the amount of strangers and random people you must come across in one day. Multiply that by the amount of time you’ve actually been alive and you’d be astounded to think about the number of people you’ve actually interacted with, spoken to, had a laugh with or even just made eye contact with…… Continue reading Why your friends are the best gift you have.
Lotus: a flower whose roots are firmly attached to the bottom of murky and muddy ponds, yet still manages to blossom and bloom towards the sunlight, showing its true beauty at the surface of the water. I can’t think of anything more fitting to describe what us as human beings go through in our lives.…… Continue reading We’re all just our own versions of lotus flowers.
Basically, me. Growing up, I hated watching any form of sport. I’m already stressed enough, so watching people run around chasing a ball and getting injured for no good reason. And they get paid millions for this. I have never understood the amount of money that sports personalities get paid, especially footballers. Every time there’s something sport-related on…… Continue reading Who said sport was boring?
In just under 8 week’s time, I will be running the Edinburgh Half Marathon in aid of SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health)- an amazing cause that helps young people who are dealing with mental health problems. It is a charity that is incredibly close to my heart, and I really feel honoured to be…… Continue reading Fundraising and Awareness for SAMH